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COVID-19, telework and occupational safety and health: what lessons have we learned?


With the COVID-19 pandemic leading to a huge surge in telework and many continuing to work from home, a new report explores the associated safety and health risks.

It features in-depth interviews with workers and employers, and looks in particular at the risks of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) and psychosocial problems among teleworkers.

What measures are in place to prevent and manage these risks? What more can be done to protect the health of the growing number of teleworkers? These questions and more are addressed in this timely report.

Read the report on telework and lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic or check out the summary

Explore our COVID-19 resources for teleworkers

Check out the Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load website

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